Telmatobius intermedius Vellard, 1951

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Telmatobiidae > Genus: Telmatobius > Species: Telmatobius intermedius

Telmatobius intermedius Vellard, 1951, Mem. Mus. Hist. Nat. Javier Prado, 1: 29. Syntypes: MUSM 238.2-4; 238.2 and 238.4 not located by Lavilla, 1988, Alytes, 7: 18. Morales, Carrillo, and Ortega, 1990, Publ. Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Nac. Mayor San Marcos, 33: 4, MUSM 3752 as holotype, constituting a lectotype designation by implication under the Code then in force. Type locality: "Allipacca cerca de Puquio, 3,300 m., sobre la vertiene Pacifica de los Andes, 14° 40′ L. S.", Peru.

English Names

Allipaca Water Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 85).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality on the western slopes of the Andes in Peru.

Comment

See comments by Lehr, 2005, in Lavilla and De la Riva (eds.), Monogr. Herpetol., 7: 53.

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